TOPSHOP:3 Ways To Style The Fair Isle Jumper With A Cool New Twist

Think the Fair Isle jumper is more cosy than cool? This season, the iconic knit is having a moment, with modern silhouettes, bold, colour-pop touches and sporty details transforming it into a serious trend piece. Keep scrolling to discover all the different ways we’ll be wearing it.

1. The smart way

Make the Fair Isle knit work for the office, styling this tank over a minimalist white tee and pinstriped trousers. Embellished heels and faux fur bag are all you need to complete a modern sophisticated look.

2. The comfy way

Though the Fair Isle jumper is an obvious choice for the weekend, the way you <span class=”woR”>jeans</span><span class=”woD”>Jeans are trousers typically made from denim or dungaree cloth. Often the term “jeans” refers to a particular style of pants, called “blue jeans,” which were invented by Jacob Davis in 1871[1] and patented by Davis and Levi Strauss on May 20, 1873. Originally designed for cowboys and miners, jeans became popular in the 1950s among teenagers, especially members of the greaser subculture.</span>, a bowling bag and this season’s most-wanted hiking boots for a fresh edge.

3. The evening way

A Fair Isle jumper with a sporty zip collar jumper will look great on dinner dates. Wear it with a sleek leather-look pencil <span class=”woR”>skirt</span><span class=”woD”>A skirt is a tube- or cone-shaped garment that hangs from the waist or hips and covers all or part of the legs. The hemline of skirts can vary from micro to floor-length and can vary according to cultural conceptions of modesty and aesthetics as well as the wearer’s personal taste, which can be influenced by such factors as fashion and social context. Most skirts are self-standing garments, but some skirt-looking panels may be part of another garment such as leggings, shorts, and swimsuits.</span>and animal-print flourishes.

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TOPSHOP:Why You Shouldn’t Shy Away From Wearing Bold Colours In Winter

We think vibrant colours are exactly what you need if you’ve been feeling low because of the colder, shorter winter days. Forget classic navy, camel and black and add a pop of colour to your everyday with blue, red and yellow clothing as the cornerstone of your winter wardrobe. Whether you want to do a head-to-toe look or just some bright <span class=”woR”>accessories</span><span class=”woD”>A fashion accessory is an item used to contribute, in a secondary manner, to the wearer’s outfit, often used to complete an outfit and chosen to specifically complement the wearer’s look.</span>, here’s how to <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span> primary colours this season…

1. Head-to-toe

It doesn’t get bolder than wearing your favourite colour from head to toe, plus there’s no way wearing this won’t make you feel even a little bit happier.

2. Different tones 

For a more elegant and sophisticated take, pick a colourful <span class=”woR”>dress</span><span class=”woD”>A dress (also known as a frock or a gown) is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice (or a matching bodice giving the effect of a one-piece garment).</span> and add accessories in a slightly darker tone.

3. Just the accessories

Colour-coordinate your accessories and keep the rest of the outfit super simple to make the colour really stand out.

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TOPSHOP:How To Wear Winter Coats Inspired By The Street Style Stars

Still haven’t bought your winter coat for this year? Browse our top five coat trends of the moment, be inspired by your favourite street <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span> stars on on how to style them and then take your pick…

1. Belted trench coats 

Keep colours neutral and wear a red, brown or orange trench with beige silk and knitwear or pristine white trousers.

2. Classic checked coats 

Either wear the classic checked coat as a suit contrasting a casual hoodie or styled more elegantly with a midi dress and heeled boots.

3. Faux fur coats 

Bohemian maxi dresses or minimal trouser-and-knit combinations pair well with the softest faux-fur <span class=”woR”>coats</span><span class=”woD”>A coat is a garment worn by both men and women,[1] for warmth or fashion. Coats typically have long sleeves and are open down the front, closing by means of buttons, zippers, hook-and-loop fasteners, toggles, a belt, or a combination of some of these. Other possible features include collars, shoulder straps and hoods.</span> of the season.

4. Puffer jackets

Contrast the oversized frame of a puffer with a pair of straight leg trousers, embellished mid-heel <span class=”woR”>shoes</span><span class=”woD”>A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while doing various activities. Shoes are also used as an item of decoration. The design of shoes has varied enormously through time and from culture to culture, with appearance originally being tied to function.</span> and casual knits.

5. Longline pastel coats

Make a pastel longline coat really stand out by styling it with an otherwise completely black outfit.

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TOPSHOP:9 Of The Most Iconic Boilersuits Ever

It’s time to get reacquainted with a classic because the boilersuit is back. The perfect piece for throw-on-and-go cool, it transcends trends and reinvents itself season after season. So we’re taking a look back at the most iconic boilersuit moments for some serious <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span> inspiration…

1960

Complete with lapels, pocket details and a straight-leg finish, this boilersuit introduced the look to our wardrobes in a chic way.

1970

With Charlie’s Angels, the ’70s brought the utilitarian spin we know and love to the boilersuit.

1976

The finishing touches became key to reinventing the boilersuit later that decade – think rope belts and sparkly heels.

1980

Joan Collins’ 1980 look is the epitome of practical and so, so glamorous.

1981

Ready for a workout? Olivia Newton-John showed us how to blend the boilersuit with an athleisure feel, complete with metallic boots and matching headscarf.

1981

That same year, the Halston Spring collection created a sophisticated take on the boilersuit with lustrous fabrics and punchy colour-blocking.

1991

Model Yasmin Le Bon’s is pure sports luxe in her boilersuit – finished with double stripes and badge details.

1995

Christina Ricci offered a bold take on the staple piece. From the floral <span class=”woR”>design</span><span class=”woD”>Design is the creation of a plan or convention for the construction of an object or a system (as in architectural blueprints, engineering drawings, business processes, circuit diagrams and sewing patterns).[1] Design has different connotations in different fields (see design disciplines below). In some cases the direct construction of an object (as in pottery, engineering, management, cowboy coding and graphic design) is also considered to be design.</span>, matching bag and bold yellow trainers, this couldn’t be any more of a ’90s take on the look.

1999

With Alexander McQueen’s Spring <span class=”woR”>Summer</span><span class=”woD”>Summer is the hottest of the four temperate seasons, falling between spring and autumn. At the summer solstice, the days are longest and the nights are shortest, with day-length decreasing as the season progresses after the solstice. The date of the beginning of summer varies according to climate, tradition and culture, but when it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere, it is winter in the Southern Hemisphere, and vice versa.</span> ’00 show came a daring metallic version, guaranteed to have all eyes on you.

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H&M:HOW WE DRESS FOR THE SEASON’S BEST PARTIES

LUXE LOUNGEWEAR
The hours leading up to a big night are often more thrilling than the event itself. Just like the last days of spring offer a foretaste of the summer sweetness to come, the process of getting ready for long-awaited evenings fills us with the same excitement and anticipation. The ultimate preparation? Sleeping in super-soft silk sleepwear (and eating a big, late and long breakfast in bed, of course).

NEXT LEVEL EAR CANDY
The days of over-the-top beauty regimens are behind us. Instead of heavy makeup and advanced hairdos, opt for a natural beauty look and let statement <span class=”woR”>accessories</span><span class=”woD”>A fashion accessory is an item used to contribute, in a secondary manner, to the wearer’s outfit, often used to complete an outfit and chosen to specifically complement the wearer’s look.</span> enhance your features. This season we want to be dripping in eye-catching and statement-making jewelry. Oversized rhinestone earrings are a guaranteed head-turner, and these clip-ons don’t even require you to get your ears pierced.

INVEST IN FOREVER PIECES
What’s the point of dressing up if what you wear limits you? The perfect combination of comfort and <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span> is spelled co-ords. A pair of tailored pants matched with a minimalistic – but perfectly detailed – crinkled top is the safest bet to give a laid-back cool approach to whatever event you’re rolling up to.

A NEW TAKE ON BLACK TIE
Some events call for traditional eveningwear – meaning tuxedos for the boys and gowns for the girls. But don’t let tradition dictate how you interpret a dress code. The ground rule of black tie is you have to dress to excess, which you definitely will in an elongated tuxedo jacket, a draped silk top and flats.

BORROW FROM THE BOYS
Don’t let masculine tailoring put you off! This updated wardrobe classic has a raw collar and comes in pure silk, and is best worn with shiny, wide pants and brushed metal accessories for a sophisticated feel.

IT’S OK TO PARTY IN PJs
There are parties we wish would never end, and then there are parties that make us long to go back to bed. Despite its name, the pajama suit is not made for the latter. This midnight blue two-piece has a print inspired by tree-rings and is sure to make a growing impact.

LONG LIVE YOUR HOOP DREAMS
Tiny, barely-there ear jewelry never goes out of style. These hoops may be small in size, but they’re massive on detail – being covered with shine and sparkle that will elevate whatever party look you wear.

THE LWD
When it comes to winter dressing, the little white dress is not top-of-mind… yet. More often thought of as an MVP in your spring and summer wardrobe, the classic is just a few styling tricks away from deserving the same treatment in your winter getup. Let the hemline overlap a pair of high and wide deep chocolate brown boots for a less prim and proper effect.

LET’S HAVE A BALL!
When it comes to show-stopping outfits, nothing beats a beaded sequin dress. With a flapper-style silhouette, padded shoulders and high side-slits, this sparkling gown is the ultimate party piece. Let the dress do the talking and wear it with simple <span class=”woR”>shoes</span><span class=”woD”>A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while doing various activities. Shoes are also used as an item of decoration. The design of shoes has varied enormously through time and from culture to culture, with appearance originally being tied to function.</span>, zero accessories and a pared-back beauty look.

AN EVENING ESSENTIAL
Having one of those “I have nothing to wear” moments? Then a simple and timeless long-sleeved black dress can be a lifesaver. The key to making it stand out in the masses is pairing it with stunning jewelry. Always.

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ZARA:This Is Where I Go for Truly Chic Outfit Ideas

When it comes to the “outfit tweak” (a subtle flourish that turns an assortment of clothes into something worth being seen in), few are more accomplished in the task than Jenny Walton. Knotting a silk scarf around her ballerina bun, carrying a vintage purse that looks like it’s made from melting marshmallows, and (my personal favorite) pinning brooches around her shirt collar so it sprouts blossoms are all tricks her 190,000 Instagram followers are familiar with. If further proof is needed that her accessoriesA fashion accessory is an item used to contribute, in a secondary manner, to the wearer’s outfit, often used to complete an outfit and chosen to specifically complement the wearer’s look. game is on point, note that her toothbrush, a striped design from L’Officine Universelle Buly 1803, matches her enamel Roxanne Assoulin bracelet almost perfectly.

Walton is an illustrator and fashion director at The Sartorialist, her fiancé’s street styleStyle is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one. blog, where she’s frequently featured, so perhaps it’s unsurprising that the woman makes dental hygiene look chic. In all seriousness, she’s a real master of the high-low mix. Her wardrobe roughly breaks down, she tells me, into 50% vintage, 30% designer, and 20% high street.

This means one outfit could happily consist of a Zara sweater, a homemade puffball skirt, a pair of J.Crew door-knocker earrings, and a Mansur Gavriel top-handle bag. It’s a delicate balance where no element shouts louder than another, one that takes so much more skill than wearing top-to-toe designer hot off the runway presses.

“I do sometimes shop Zara and COS, but it makes me feel really great when I can buy something vintage or from a local, small designer, who is handcrafting their pieces and has a small environmental impact but a large impact on my or their local community,” says Walton.

Fe, a sustainable brand that handmakes knitwear in Brooklyn, is a recent discovery of hers. This mindful way of shopping means she’s also a great outfit recycler. Walton recently posted a video on Instagram Stories of a familiar outfit; it was the exact one she was wearing when she was first photographed by Schuman. It consisted of a gray fair-isle knit, a sweeping blue car coat, and an elegant wool skirt.

Her weaknesses are anything by Miuccia Prada and vintage earrings. She owns over 100 pairs and has amassed one of the best trinket collections on Instagram I’ve come across. A recent snap of Walton’s hotel bathroom during London Fashion Week showed a white towel covered in earrings by Wald Berlin, Annie Costello Brown, Miu Miu, and Prada and tangles of CVC Stones necklaces. Her favorite shoppingShopping is an activity in which a customer browses the available goods or services presented by one or more retailers with the intent to purchase a suitable selection of them. In some contexts it may be considered a leisure activity as well as an economic one.  spots in the capital are Grays Antique Market and Dover Street Market, where she once bought a teeny-tiny cropped shirt by Maison Margiela.

If it sounds like I’m slightly overawed by Walton’s style (or like I’ve been tracking her shopping movements like a bloodhound), I’m afraid it’s guilty as charged. I love how she’ll pair a thrifted primrose-colored shift with rubber Prada flatforms or a wafty Ulla Johnson skirt with an Etsy purse and Maryam Nassir Zadeh PVC mules.

What I really want to know, though, is how does she piece each outfit together so it doesn’t look too (for lack of a better phrase) put together. Unfortunately, she hasn’t quite nailed down a fail-safe formula for the rest of us. “I’m very trial and error,” she says. “I usually start with one piece that I really love—which could be a top or a shoe—and I keep adding supporting characters to that outfit until hopefully I’m fully clothed.”

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ASOS:HOW ASOSERS DO SUITS

From Lady Di to Lady Gaga, practically every <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span> icon has had a standout suit moment. And now both in our own closets and on the runways, the classic two-piece has become a surprisingly wearable regular. Below, our ASOSers suit up to show us how they’re wearing AW18’s takes on the wardrobe hero.

A trouser suit is perfect for those days when you really need to own it at work. Giving us a lesson in power dressing, ASOS Magazine Junior Writer Bella looks the business in this wide-leg version. A pop of colour kicks it up a notch – purple and grey is the fresh colour combo we want in our lives.

More of a <span class=”woR”>skirt</span><span class=”woD”>A skirt is a tube- or cone-shaped garment that hangs from the waist or hips and covers all or part of the legs. The hemline of skirts can vary from micro to floor-length and can vary according to cultural conceptions of modesty and aesthetics as well as the wearer’s personal taste, which can be influenced by such factors as fashion and social context. Most skirts are self-standing garments, but some skirt-looking panels may be part of another garment such as leggings, shorts, and swimsuits.</span> kind of person? Take a leaf out of Stylist Beccy’s book and try this number – it combines two of our fave trends, checks and tailoring. Avoiding all possible politician vibes, Beccy’s Stüssy tee and loafers keep things casual.

The so-AW18 corduroy trend takes on a vintage vibe here for a certified sartorial win that’s apropes for both work and weekend. Make like our Partnerships Manager Jess and wear with a textured turtle neck, rounded off with some classic Chuck Taylors. The best part about a <span class=”woR”>suit</span><span class=”woD”>In clothing, a suit is a set of garments made from the same cloth, usually consisting of at least a jacket and trousers. Lounge suits (also known as business suits when sober in colour and style), which originated in Britain as country wear,[1] are the most common style of Western suit.</span> like this? It’s two looks in one.

If you didn’t know yet, Cher Horowitz is one of our all-time favourite style icons – and Olivia, our Senior Showroom and Events Coordinator, is giving us all the Clueless feels with this getup. We love how she added some black Converse to give this look an ultra-mod spin. Suits you, Olivia.

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H&M: 10 ACCESSORIES TO UP YOUR FASHION GAME

1. THE WILD WALKERS
An animal-print shoe is the most stylish way to elevate a simple jeans-and-T-shirt combo. The new motto being: Forget statement bags, go all-in on snake-print booties.

2. THE BOLD BERET
Possibilities for headwear are endless right now, but our biggest craving is this crimson beret in premium quality wool. Timeless, yet totally on-trend – this is how you accessorize for impact.

3. THE ALL-OVER NECK SCARF
All you need is love, and a neck scarf. Scarf dressing has become a phenomenon of its own, and a must for this season. How to: Tie it around your neck, head, wrist, bag strap, or ankle.

4. THE CHECKED WRAP
Colder weather calls for protective layering – preferably in the form of a snuggly plaid scarf. The timeless autumnal pattern is having a major moment, and the daring dresser wears it en masse.

5. THE EDGY MULE
The sharp pointed toe is a trending design feature, giving this bright red mule its edgy looks. Color-coordinate your outfit to match the head-turning stunner, and we promise you will go far.

6. THE NO-HANDS BAG
A busy woman needs both her hands, and a cross-body bag is the perfect solution. You’ll score multiple trend points sporting this circular styleStyle is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one., which comes with a chic crocodile-embossed finish.

7. THE NEW RING RULE
Think eye-catching stones and lots of silver! Let your finger <span class=”woR”>jewelry</span><span class=”woD”>Jewellery or jewelry consists of small decorative items worn for personal adornment, such as brooches, rings, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets. Jewellery may be attached to the body or the clothes, and the term is restricted to durable ornaments, excluding flowers for example. For many centuries metal, often combined with gemstones, has been the normal material for jewellery, but other materials such as shells and other plant materials may be used.</span> take center stage and go for a personalized stack of bold statement rings. Remember: more is more is more.

8. THE TAN LOAFERS
Haven’t you heard? Brown is the new black, and the favored color for all wardrobe staples – including <span class=”woR”>shoes</span><span class=”woD”>A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while doing various activities. Shoes are also used as an item of decoration. The design of shoes has varied enormously through time and from culture to culture, with appearance originally being tied to function.</span>. Opt for a smart loafer in a soft tan hue, and why not go tonal in a top-to-toe ensemble.

9. THE UNDENIABLE CHARM
Charm-style bracelets and necklaces are everything this season. Have fun with them and style the golden chains and charms in a playful mix with minimalist beads and bangles.

10. THE HUGGABLE HANDBAG
The runway directive is to hug your handbag – no matter the size – keeping a firm grip on your most trusted companion. We love a ladylike version, with plenty of room for all the essentials.
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MISSGUIDED:the pay day edit

We’re not quite sure how it’s basically Christmas already, but with the colder weather well and truly here, we’re ready to celebrate autumn! What better way than with a whole new wardrobe?! It might have felt like one of the longest months eeever but pay day has finally arrived which can mean only one thing…it’s time to treat yourself, girl. Not sure what you should be buying into this month? Let us give you some inspiration, courtesy of our fave celebs, with our ultimate pay day edit.

Satin Shirts

Is it even the new season if you don’t have at least half a wardrobe full of satin shirts in autumn colours? We’re taking <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span> tips from Sarah Sampaio and wearing our satin shirt with a leather-look skirt and boots while it’s still warm(ish). When winter properly hits, pair yours with super skinny jeans and heeled boots for the perfect daytime-drinks-could-turn-into-a-pub-quiz-kinda-night look.

Cropped Hoodies

Autumn days basically mean curling up under a blanket and catching up on all the best tv shows. You can’t do that without an outfit that’s also acceptable for running to the shop for chocolate in… Enter: Hoodies. Hooded sweatshirts are our casual wear wardrobe hero and right now it’s a cropped length that’s getting our attention, à la Gigi.

Pastel Tailoring

Give your <span class=”woR”>dress</span><span class=”woD”>A dress (also known as a frock or a gown) is a garment consisting of a skirt with an attached bodice (or a matching bodice giving the effect of a one-piece garment).</span> the night off ‘cause pastel tailoring is having a serious moment, and it looks like Emily Ratajkowski approves too – Her millenial pink look is seriously on style. Nail two trends at once with a checked pastel co-ord, or go for pastel colour-blocking in tailored style separates for workwear that can see you through to after work drinks too. Winner.

Chunky Trainers

If there’s one pair of <span class=”woR”>shoes</span><span class=”woD”>A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while doing various activities. Shoes are also used as an item of decoration. The design of shoes has varied enormously through time and from culture to culture, with appearance originally being tied to function.</span> you need in your new season shoe-drobe it’s chunky trainers. They go with basically everything and they’re dead practical for when the weather’s bad in the colder months. What’s not to love?! Wear yours with mom jeans like Hailey Baldwin, or with a tiny party dress instead for a cool-girl look for your next big night out.

Sequin Dresses

Okay, okay we know it’s still months until party season but we’ve already started browsing what we could potentially wear to the work Christmas party. It’s never too early, right? Sequin dresses are big news for the festive season, but we’re more than happy to test them out on some other big nights out in the run-up! So, wear yours with metallic heeled sandals.
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MISSGUIDED:the 5 coats you need for aw18

Not sure if you’ve noticed, but it’s f*cking freezing outside, and it’s only going to keep getting colder… Soz. Don’t despair though, colder weather means it’s officially time to invest in your new season outerwear. Let’s face it, we live in Britain, so you’re going to be wearing it pretty much 24/7. We’ve rounded up the 5 coats and jackets you need to invest in to keep you feeling warm and looking hot. You’re welcome, babe.

The Teddy Jacket

You guys are going crazy for the teddy <span class=”woR”>coat</span><span class=”woD”>A coat is a garment worn by both men and women,[1] for warmth or fashion. Coats typically have long sleeves and are open down the front, closing by means of buttons, zippers, hook-and-loop fasteners, toggles, a belt, or a combination of some of these. Other possible features include collars, shoulder straps and hoods.</span>, and it’s clear to see why. This borg jacket is the absolute perfect autumn-winter coverup for any outfit. Wear with mom jeans, a crop top and trainers for laid-back, student-style cool. Or, wear over a bodycon mini for an alternative night-out style.

The Aviator

It’s definitely leather weather outside, and an aviator gives you ultimate cosiness AND <span class=”woR”>style</span><span class=”woD”>Style is a manner of doing or presenting things, especially a fashionable one.</span>. This is an essential addition to your out-out ‘drobe, because this jacket looks amazing over a little dress or skirt. Faux fur and faux leather combined is always going to be a winner. Perf.

The Puffer Jacket

If you want something that’s going to keep you warm all winter-long, then a padded <span class=”woR”>jacket</span><span class=”woD”>A jacket is a mid stomach length garment for the upper body. A jacket typically has sleeves, and fastens in the front or slightly on the side. A jacket is generally lighter, tighter-fitting, and less insulating than a coat, which is outerwear. Some jackets are fashionable, while others serve as protective clothing.</span> is what you need. Whether you opt for a subtle black, quilted jacket, or a bright fluorescent bubble jacket, there’s a style of puffer for everybody. The outside equivalent of your duvet. Winning.

The Faux Fur

Public service announcement: If you don’t have a faux fur coat, you’re not doing winter styling right. This style seriously ups the glam on any outfit, and is an essential for those nights out this season. You can even wear a faux fur jacket over a formal dress for big occasions.

The Formal Coat

Need to look more smart than casual this season? Make sure you have a formal coat, which can take you from job interview to hot date. Patterned or plain, colourful or black, there are loads of options so you can choose the perfect smart jacket for you.

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